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Alexis Arnold crystalises abandoned books

“The Crystallized Book Series was prompted by repeatedly finding boxes of discarded books, by the onset of e-books, and by the recent disappearance of bookstores … The books, now frozen with heavy crystal growth, have become artifacts or geologic specimens.”

July 27th
Tags: art, books, crystals,
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    These are a brilliant idea and gorgeous! I have frequently thought that books are art but this takes it to a whole new...
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    Okay but the whole point of this series is clearly that physical books are disappearing because of electronics. The art...
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